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Ella Okstad

  • 5 stars across 23 books
    Steve Metzger is the bestselling author of more than sixty children's books, including Detective Blue (starred review by School Library Journal) and Pluto Visits Earth! (ABC Best Books for Children). He lives in New York City with his wife, daughter, and Biscuit, a kitty who is very much a princess. For more information, visit www.stevemetzgerbooks.com.

    Ella Okstad lives and works as an illustrator in Trondheim, Norway. She enjoys spending time with her husband, three boys, and cat. She loves to draw children, animals, birthday parties . . . and princess kitties. You can visit her online at www.okstad.com.
    10th August 2017

    Tiny Tantrum

    When Tiny has a TANTRUM you can hear it for miles! Windows rattle, jelly quakes and birds fall out of trees. Can anyon... More

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    5th April 2018

    Sophie Johnson: Unicorn Expert

    Are you a unicorn expert? Then meet Sophie Johnson... you have a lot in common! Sophie Johnson is an endearing n... More

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    6th February 2014

    Squishy McFluff: The Invisible Cat!

    'Can you see him? My kitten? Close your eyes tight His fur is so soft and all silvery white Imagine him quick! Have you ... More

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    7th August 2014

    Squishy McFluff: Supermarket Sweep!

    Can you see him? My kitten? He has eyes big and round His miaow is so sweet (but it makes not a sound!) Imagine him quic... More

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    5th February 2015

    Squishy McFluff: Meets Mad Nana Dot

    Oh yippee! Young Ava is very excited To see Nana Dot (who's rather short-sighted). Nan's fun! And she's funny! And if ... More

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    26th May 2016

    Squishy McFluff: Seaside Rescue!

    Ava danced round her room, Shouting: "Hip hip hooray! It's holiday time! And we're going today!" Ava is excited to be g... More

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    2nd October 2014

    Five Children and It

    When five siblings - Cyril, Anthea, Robert, Jane and their baby brother, the Lamb - discover a sand-fairy in their grave... More

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    1st December 2016

    The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

    Blown far from her home to the magical Land of Oz, little Dorothy must follow the yellow-brick road to the Emerald City ... More

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    30th August 2012

    My Super Sister

    Emma knows that having superpowers isn't always easy, especially when you have to keep them secret. But it's even hard... More

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    15th October 2015

    Squishy McFluff: Secret Santa

    Ava and Squishy are back and this time their adorable chaos hits Christmas preparations for Mum, Dad, baby Roo, the lo... More

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    1st April 2013

    My Super Sister and the Birthday Party

    Emma and Saffie are going to stay with their grandparents for the summer to learn how to use their superpowers. Grandma ... More

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    1st August 2005

    What Mona Wants, Mona Gets

    When a strange old lady offers her a necklace, Mona realizes that the magic item will grant her every wish. That night s... More

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    14th February 2013

    The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

    What should poor Dorothy do when a terrible tornado plucks her from the Kansas plain and drops her in the Land of Oz? Fo... More

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    2nd February 2017

    Nelly and the Flight of the Sky Lantern

    Sometimes secrets are hidden in the most obvious places. When Nelly returns home to discover that her mother has mysteri... More

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    6th April 2017

    Ballerina Dreams

    One windy day, a magazine blew down the road. I reached out and caught it. A pretty picture of a woman was on the front ... More

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    12th October 2017

    The Story of the Amulet

    THE THIRD BOOK IN THE PSAMMEAD TRILOGY, FOLLOWING FIVE CHILDREN AND IT AND THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET 'I ... More

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    30th November 2017

    Princess Kitty

    Princess Kitty is in for a royal treat! Her palace attendants are throwing a surprise party in her honor. At least, th... More

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    4th April 2019

    Squishy McFluff: Tea with the Queen

    A day out with Squishy could never be boring! When Squishy and Ava go on a trip to London, they can't resist the chan... More

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    22nd February 2018

    The Phoenix and the Carpet

    When Cyril, Anthea, Robert and Jane accidentally destroy a carpet in their London home with fi reworks, their parents re... More

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    30th May 2019

    Sophie Johnson: Detective Genius

    Sophie Johnson studied very hard to become a detective and it's a good thing she did - there has been a terrible crime! ... More

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    30th May 2019

    Sophie Johnson: Detective Genius

    Sophie Johnson studied very hard to become a detective and it's a good thing she did - there has been a terrible crime! ... More

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    3rd January 2019

    The Psammead Trilogy

    A great collection to include Five Children and It, The Phoenix and the Carpet andThe Story of the Amulet. All the books... More

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